Ruikang K Wang, PhD
University of Washington, Seattle, USA
Ruikang (goes by Ricky) Wang, PhD, is currently a Professor of Bioengineering and Ophthalmology with the University of Washington, Seattle, USA. After two years postdoctoral research training at Glasgow, Scotland, he joined as a Lecturer, and then, Senior Lecturer in Bioimaging Science with Keele Medical School, England. In 2002, he became a chair professor in Biomedical Optics with Cranfield University, England, where he created and directed Biophotonics and Imaging Laboratory. In 2005, he joined Oregon Health and Science University, Oregon, where he was the Director of Biophotonics and Imaging Laboratory. He is author of more than 170 peer-reviewed journal articles, one monograph in optical information processing, as well as 10 book chapters. His current research interests include biophotonics and imaging, optical coherence tomography, optical microangiography, and their applications in neurology, ophthalmology, dermatology and cancer.